Suchita Awasthi

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National Project Coordinator (IMWBES)

Suchita Awasthi is National Project Coordinator and she manages the Integrated Management of Wetland Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services (IMWBES) project at Wetlands International South Asia.

Suchita Awasthi holds a Master’s in Climate Science and Policy from TERI School of Advanced Studies, India. Her specialisation involves vulnerability to disasters and climate change, community-based adaptation and water resources management. She has eight years of experience in integrating climate science expertise into development research and practice. She has previously worked with not-for-profit organisations on rural development, community-based adaptation projects, and on developing participatory approaches for vulnerability assessments. She has also worked with TISS as Senior Documentation Officer on projects related to disaster resilience building.